Thailand is backpacker heaven and one of the world's top gap year destinations and it's not hard to see why! Rich in culture, lush landscapes and paradise islands, Thailand offers a supreme mix of delights for any gap year adventurer. Bring on the buzz of Bangkok, Full Moon fun on Koh Phangan, daring dives from Koh Tao island and loads more Asian adventures! There are few better places to volunteer or gain a new skill; learn to dive, help out with marine conservation, get a paid teaching job or go martial arts mad with lessons in Muay Thai boxing. Make new friends at the Full Moon Party and sample the legendary 'Thai Bucket'. With a pinch of city spice and a dash of island flavour, tuk-tuk into Thailand for the perfect gap year trip!Thailand Key Facts
67 days or longer from £3,8393839
The definitive Asian journey
Explore the very best of the exotic east and discover the wonders of Vietnam, Thailand & China on this ultimate multi-country Asian extravaganza!
Up to 12 months or longer from £2,3092309
Party in Thailand, work in Australia & tour New Zealand in one top trip!
Explore Thailand, Australia and New Zealand on our awesome Adventure, Work & Party programme. Enjoy a Thai Adventure, find paid work in Oz and tour New Zealand - don’t miss it!
Up to 12 months or longer from £4,2694269
Our multi-stop round the world adventure!
Our amazing Global 360 trip is packed with all our favourite programmes! Choose from two awesome round-the-world packages or design your own Global 360 and add in your dream destinations or activities.
13 days or longer from £659659
Hop on and off in Asia for up to 12 months!
Explore Asia with one of three brilliant, flexible Stray bus passes, valid for 12 months. Discover the best bits of Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam using these unique bus passes!
51 days or longer from £2,8892889
Enjoy an Asian odyssey through 3 amazing countries!
Discover Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia in one awesome Asian adventure trip. Spend 4 weeks in Thailand, 10 sensational days in Cambodia and 12 days in Vietnam!
Minimum 13 days from £659659
A flexible round trip from Bangkok through Northern Thailand and Laos!
Fancy flexible travel in Northern Thailand and Laos? Our Laos Flexi Loop is the ideal hop-on-hop-off adventure. Choose a bus pass only or sign up for our fantastic flexi tour, which includes accommodation and awesome activities!
6 or 12 months or longer from £1,1991199
Take a TEFL course then earn $1200 a month!
Take 120 hours of TEFL training in the beautiful beach resort of Hua Hin in Thailand before taking on a paid teaching role in schools across Thailand and earning up to USD1200 per month!
27 days from £1,869 £2,1991869
Explore Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia in 4 weeks!
Be blown away by this 27-day adventure from buzzing Bangkok to beautiful Bali, taking in Thai treats, Malaysian magic, Singapore sights, and Indonesian inspiration along the way!
10-14 weeks from £3,9493949
An awesome mini adventure around-the-world!
Choose our pocket-sized Mini Global 360 trip, the perfect round-the-world package packed with amazing trips in Thailand, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, and the USA!
14 days from £764 £899764
Travel Southeast Asia on a budget!
See three amazing Asian countries on a shoestring as you buzz through Bangkok, laze on Thai islands, explore magical Malaysia and discover the buzz of Singapore on this incredible two-week tour!